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The Big Questions In LOST

LOST is really heating up as it heads for the season finale, which is supposed to be an even bigger bang than the first season. I was talking with one of my work-buddy LOST fans and we came up with quite a few unanswered questions.

<h3>LOSTs big questions: </h3>

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    <li><p>Walt.<br /><br />Where is he?<br />Why does he seem to be so important to The Others?<br />Was that him on the computer?<br />Can he really manifest things?<br />What's up with that "soaking wet in the jungle talking backwords" stuff?</p></li>
    <li><p>Hanso.<br /><br />What was that map in the hatch?<br />What's with that Training Video and the "incident"?<br />What do the Dharma logos mean?<br />Why did the shark have a Dharma logo on it's tail?<br />Was the foundation behind that food that fell from the sky?<br />What's with the powerful magnet?</p></li>
    <li><p>Ethan.<br /><br />He was the doctor drugging Claire to get her baby and the one who beat up Jack and hung Charlie, who is he?<br />Why is the underground facility where they were keeping Claire now run-down and abandoned?<br />Is Danielle's daughter still alive?<br />Why was Danielle's daughter down there in the first place?</p></li>
    <li><p>Desmond.<br /><br />He ran away from the hatch and was the guy in Jack's flashback running in the stadium. Where is he now? What is he doing?</p></li>
    <li><p>Black Rock.<br /><br />WTF? A huge wooden sailing ship in the middle of the island?<br />Was this the ship Danielle came on?<br />How long has it been there?<br />How did it get there?</p></li>
    <li><p>Healing / Harming.<br /><br />Locke can walk, Rose doesn't have cancer anymore, Libby isn't crazy anymore, Sun is pregnant.<br />Charlie is going crazy, Hurley is seeing things.<br />Is there a disease?</p></li>
    <li><p>The Numbers.<br /><br />They are <em>everywhere</em>. This is one that <em>better</em> come to a satisfying conclution.<br />There are new numbers on the <a href="http://www.thehansofoundation.org/" target="_blank">Hando Foundation website</a>, what do these mean?</p></li>
    <li><p>Henry.<br /><br />Is he really an other?<br />Who was the real Henry?<br />Did he really not press the button?<br />What happens if you don't press the button?</p></li>
    <li><p>The Monsters.<br /><br />The chain-link monster thing, The Black Fog, The Shark...</p></li>
    <li><p>Michael.<br /><br />Is he brainwashed?<br />Is he an Other?</p></li>

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